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al·ler·gic

 (ə-lûr′jĭk)
adj.
1. Of, characterized by, or caused by an allergy: an allergic reaction to airborne pollen.
2. Having an allergy: allergic children; highly allergic to penicillin.
3. Informal Having a dislike; averse: allergic to work.

allergic

(əˈlɜːdʒɪk)
adj
1. (Medicine) of, relating to, having, or caused by an allergy
2. informal (foll by: to) having an aversion (to): he's allergic to work.

al•ler•gic

(əˈlɜr dʒɪk)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to allergy: an allergic reaction to wool.
2. having an allergy.
3. Informal. having a strong dislike or aversion: to be allergic to modern art.
[1910–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.allergic - characterized by or caused by allergyallergic - characterized by or caused by allergy; "an allergic reaction"
2.allergic - having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor)allergic - having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor); "allergic children"; "hypersensitive to pollen"
susceptible - (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of; "susceptible to colds"; "susceptible of proof"

allergic

adjective
1. sensitive, affected by, susceptible, sensitized, hypersensitive I'm allergic to cats.
2. (Informal) averse, opposed, hostile, loath, disinclined, antipathetic He was allergic to risk.
Translations
حَسَّاس لِمُصاب بِالحَسَاسِيَّة لِ
alergický
allergisk
allerginen
alergičan
allergiás
meî ofnæmi, ofnæmis-
アレルギーの
알레르기의
alergický
allergisk
แพ้
dị ứng

allergic

[əˈlɜːdʒɪk] ADJalérgico
to be allergic to (Med) (hum) → ser alérgico a

allergic

[əˈlɜːrdʒɪk] adjallergique
to be allergic to sth → être allergique à qch
I'm allergic to cats' hair → Je suis allergique aux poils de chat.
allergic reaction, allergic response → réaction allergique

allergic

adj (lit, fig)allergisch (to gegen)

allergic

[əˈlɜːdʒɪk] adj allergic toallergico/a a

allergy

(ˈӕlədʒi) plural ˈallergies noun
an unusual sensitiveness of the body which causes certain people to be affected in a bad way by something usually harmless. The rash on her face is caused by an allergy to grass.
allergic (-ˈləː-) adjective
(with to) affected in a bad way by (certain) things. He is allergic to certain flowers.

allergic

حَسَّاس لِ alergický allergisk allergisch αλλεργικός alérgico allerginen allergique alergičan allergico アレルギーの 알레르기의 allergisch allergisk uczulony alérgico аллергический allergisk แพ้ alerjik dị ứng 过敏的

al·ler·gic

a. alérgico-a;
___ reactionreacción alérgica;
___ rhinitisrinitis ___.

allergic

adj alérgico; Are you allergic to any medicine?..¿Es Ud. alérgico a algún medicamento?
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